What's Happening in Chicago

  • Fewer Smoking Rooms Available Now

    I just went upstairs and its like the whole housekeeping department is up scrubbing walls, shampooing carpets, replacing shades, cleaning wall paper, steam cleaning drapes! It’s like an army of people just working like a symphony to remove what ever read more

  • More To Do In Chicago

    In the Chicago Area one of my most favorite places to go is The Chicago Botanical Gardens. They have over 365 acres and 26 special gardens along with their green houses, gift shops, hiking and bicycling trails and their Tram read more

  • A Hotel Blog Thats Still Bragging!

    When I started this Hotel Blog I didn’t think I’d be writing about the effect of President Elect Mr. Obama would have on our hotel! Since the election our phone volume has increased dramatically. Hyde Park Chicago is getting a read more

  • Chicago’s Standing a Little Taller Tonight!

    Tonight Chicago is proud! Tonight Chicago is the center of the universe! Tonight from all over the world eyes are on Chicago. In growing up I always thought that Chicago was the heart of this country on a map. Were read more

  • Chicago Hotel Blog Has a New Look!

    The Chicago Hotel Blog has a new look! Yes, we got rid of our older plain “Word Press” shell and I think we look a little more up to date! But’ I will always consider us a work in progress. read more